Musical Touch Screen Gadget as Art

By: Javier Reguera - Published: Dec 19, 2006   Updated: Aug 22 2011 • References: elastico.net
Created by artist Toshio Lwai, Electroplankton is a combination of art and music that unfolds in a diferent way with every touch of the screen. Featuring 10 different musical models, it create melodies using the microphone and touch screen of Nintendo. A new musical concept, a new way to do music that reinvent the interface of traditional electronic instruments. Electroplankton is a prototype still and will be available at the end of 2007.

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